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Windows 10 version 1607 and Windows Server 2016

Updates for Windows 10 version 1607 and Windows Server 2016

Windows 10 is a service, which means it gets better through periodic software updates.

The great news is you usually don’t have to do anything! If you have enabled automatic updates, new updates will automatically download and install whenever they’re available, so you don’t have to think about it. 
On the left side of this page, you’ll find a list of all the updates released for this version of Windows. You can also find more information about releases and any known issues. Installing the most recent update ensures that you also get any previous updates you might have missed, including any important security fixes.

Current status of Windows 10, version 1607 and Windows Server 2016

For the most up-to-date information about Known Issues for Windows and Windows Server, please go to the Windows release health dashboard.

Known issues 



Apps and tools using Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.2 protocol in Microsoft .NET Framework, might be unable to connect. An example of an affected appr or tool is PowerShell Gallery.

To mitigate this issue, please see guidance in Applications that rely on TLS 1.2 strong encryption experience connectivity failures after a Windows upgrade.

Notes and messages


IMPORTANT Release notes are changing! To learn about the new URL, metadata updates, and more, see What’s next for Windows release notes.

IMPORTANT Starting in July 2020, all Windows Updates will disable the RemoteFX vGPU feature because of a security vulnerability. For more information about the vulnerability, seeCVE-2020-1036 and KB4570006. After you install this update, attempts to start virtual machines (VM) that have RemoteFX vGPU enabled will fail, and messages such as the following will appear:

If you re-enable RemoteFX vGPU, a message similar to the following will appear:

  • “The virtual machine cannot be started because all the RemoteFX-capable GPUs are disabled in Hyper-V Manager.”

  • “The virtual machine cannot be started because the server has insufficient GPU resources.”

  • "We no longer support the RemoteFX 3D video adapter. If you are still using this adapter, you may become vulnerable to security risk. Learn more (”

End of servicing

Key end of servicing dates for Windows 10, version 1607.

  • July 2020 - Non-security releases (known as “C” releases) for Windows 10, version 1607.

  • April 9, 2019 - Additional servicing for Windows 10 Enterprise, Education, and IoT Enterprise editions.

  • April 9, 2019 and March 12, 2019 - The final two Delta updates for Windows 10, version 1607.

  • October 9, 2018 - Windows Server 2016 Standard edition, Nano Server installation option, Windows Server 2016 Datacenter edition, and the Nano Server installation option.

  • October 8, 2018 - Windows 10 Mobile, version 1607.

  • April 10, 2018 - Devices running Windows 10 Home or Pro editions.


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